niw-

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *niwjaz ‎(new, young), from Proto-Indo-European *newo- ‎(new). Akin to Old English nīwe "new"

Prefix[edit]

nīw-

  1. new
    nīwfara, fara "newcomer, stranger"
  2. newly, recent, anew; again
    nīwhwierfed, nīġhwierfed "newly converted"
    nīwfyllan "to refill, fill anew"